Edit– Yashasvi Jaiswal has now broken the record with his 13 ball 50 against KKR for Rajasthan Royals on 11 May, 2023.
Edit– Rahane’s record for the fastest fifty in IPL 2023 was broken by Nicholas Pooran (51 off 15 balls) on 10 April, 2023 for LSG vs RCB.
Debutant Ajinkya Rahane created a history for his new franchise Chennai Super Kings by smashing his fastest fifty against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday.
Rahane reached his half century in just 19 deliveries. The former Indian test player thus scored second fastest half-century for CSK in IPL history only behind Suresh Raina, who scored a 16-ball half-century against Punjab in the year 2014.